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VEGAS

VEGAS

On one blood-stained night a drug deal gone wrong sets off a chain of events for dangerous factions and an innocent bystander, in this action thriller series set in a small tourist town. A six-part series is based written by…

Six angry women

Six angry women

Megan Jones’ 90-minute feature documentary – Six Angry Women, has been selected for The Female Eye Film Festival, one of the top women’s film festivals in the world. In 1984, six female terrorists kidnapped an Auckland University Lecturer, assaulted him and chained him…

THE SOUNDS

THE SOUNDS

A Canadian & NZ Co-lab Thriller TV series. Writer Sarah-Kate Lynch. Maggie and Tom Cabbott move to the town of Pelorus to escape the oppressive influence of Tom’s family. But when he disappears, unsettling facts about Tom soon come to…

VAI

VAI

Vai is a portmanteau feature film made by nine female Pacific filmmakers, filmed in seven different Pacific countries: Fiji, Tonga, Solomon Islands, Kuki Airani (Cook Islands), Samoa, Niue and Aotearoa (New Zealand). It is about the journey of Vai, played by a different indigenous…

Resolve

Resolve

Directed by Peter Burger. This feature tells the story of one man’s courage, his murder and the change in New Zealand’s witness laws that was prompted by his actions. Based on the true story of Chris Crean, who took a stand…

Moana

Moana

Moana, a comedy-adventure set 2,000 years ago in Oceania is about a spirited teenager who learns that the future of her people is in jeopardy. Along with a loveable pot belly pig and the legendary hero, Māui. Moana searches for…

Hope and Wire

Hope and Wire

Inspired by true events, first-hand accounts and employing actual newsreel footage, this drama follows the aftermath of the Earthquakes that befell New Zealand’s Christchurch between 2010 and 2011, telling a universal story of family, hope and triumph against the odds.…

Te Rua

Te Rua

Variously praised as a major step forward in indigenous cinema, attacked for overambition, and little screened, Te Rua marked Barry Barclay’s impassioned follow-up to Ngati. This story of stolen Māori carvings in a Berlin museum sees Barclay plunging into issues of control of…

White Lies

White Lies

White Lies submitted for the Oscars as New Zealand’s Best Foreign Language entry. It’s about the nature of identity: those who deny it and those who strive to protect it. Paraiti (Whirimako Black) is a medicine woman. She is the healer…